Can Too Much Protein Accelerate Aging?

Professors Stephen Simpson and David Raubenheimer have identified what appears to be the universal explanation for obesity – the Protein Leverage Hypothesis. The Protein Leverage Hypothesis demonstrates how our appetite for protein will drive excess energy intake and consequently obesity when the proportion of protein in our diet is low. However, counterintuitively, they also caution …

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Eat Like the Animals: The “Science-Based” Diet Book about the Protein Leverage Hypothesis

Most diet books start with an agenda or a belief about nutrition and try to build science around it.   Eat Like the Animals is the opposite.  Or at least that was what I thought until I dug into the data behind the biggest and most expensive mouse study ever undertaken!  For the most part, Eat …

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Can Longevity Be Bought in a Bottle? Thoughts on David Sinclair’s Lifespan and Protein

Professor David Sinclair is arguably the smartest and perhaps the most well-known personality in the field of anti-aging research.  I have been fascinated by his work over recent years.   Sinclair has been involved in a lot of cutting edge research in the anti-aging field over the past few decades and has a deep understanding of …

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